Linda Yaccarino is the former president of global advertising and partnerships for NBCUniversal. In May 2023, Elon Musk twitted to share that she has joined the Twitter as a CEO.
Linda Yaccarino Personal Life
Linda Yaccarino was born in 1963 to Bob Yaccarino and Isabella Yaccarino in the United States. She has two sisters named Lori and Kate. Yaccarino is of Italian ethnicity.
Linda Yaccarino Career
Linda interned at several companies during her college years. In 1992, she joined Turner Broadcasting System Inc. She served the organization for 19 years, serving in various roles such as COO and VP of Advertising Sales, Marketing, and Acquisitions. In 2007, Yaccarino was named Director of Entertainment Advertising Sales for NBCUniversal. In that role, she was responsible for promoting sales across the company’s entertainment programming, including broadcast, cable, and digital programming. She was also responsible for the development of new advertising products and platforms. In 2011, Yaccarino was promoted to president of global advertising and partnerships for NBCUniversal. In this role, she is responsible for all of the company’s advertising and partnership activities, including broadcast, cable, digital and international. She is also responsible for the development of new advertising products and platforms.
In May 2023, Elon Musk shared a social media post mere hours after NBCUniversal announced Yaccarino’s departure. Musk twitter- “I am excited to welcome Linda Yaccarino as the new CEO of Twitter! Looking forward to working with Linda to transform this platform into X, the everything app,”
The idea seems to be for Yaccarino to lead the business and advertising side of Twitter, a company that is closer to a mainstream media company than a more traditional social media company like Facebook or Instagram. Instead, Musk will continue to lead teams on the product and design side.
Linda Yaccarino Relationship
Yaccarino is married to Claude Peter Madrazoa. Claude is a very private person and keeps his personal life away from social media. The couple has two children: Christian, a pediatric nurse at New York Presbyterian Hospital, and Matthew, a sales director at Studio 71 in New York.
Matthew is a married man and his wife’s name is Melissa Madrazo. The couple has a daughter.
Christian is engaged to her longtime-boyfriend Joshua Schwartz. According to some reports, the couple is set to get married in November 2023.
Linda Yaccarino Net Worth
Yaccarino has a net worth of $36 million. She gets an annual salary of around $5-6 million. She has worked at different high-level jobs in various companies.
Linda Yaccarino Education
Yaccarino completed her schooling at a local school. She completed her liberal arts and telecommunications at Penn State University. She is an alumna of Penn State University.
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Linda Yaccarino Physical Stats
|Height||5 feet 2 inches|
Linda Yaccarino Wiki/Bio
|Full Name||Linda Yaccarino|
|Date Of Birth||1963|
|Age||60 (as of 2023)|
|Residence||New York, United States|
|Parents||Bob and Isabel|
|Siblings||Lori and Kate|
|Spouse||Claude Peter Madrazo|
|Children||Matthew and Christian|
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